Lab members

Group picture Fall 2021

For email addresses, append


Wolfgang Pfaff
Assistant Professor of Physics
Email: wpfaff

PhD, Delft University of Technology 2013
MSc, University of Regensburg 2009


Xi Cao
Email: xicao

PhD, Pitt 2021
BS, Wuhan University 2014

Graduate students

Ale Baptista

2nd year PhD
Email: aeb7

BS, Harvey Mudd 2018

Michael Mollenhauer

2nd year PhD
Email: mcm16

BS, UT Austin 2020

Sam Cross

2nd year PhD
Email: jscross3

BS, Tulane 2020

David Ding

2nd year PhD
Email: xd13

BS, U Virginia 2020

Abdullah Irfan

1st year PhD
Email: irfan3

BS, Lahore University of Management Sciences 2021


Marcos Frenkel

Gap year
Email: marcosf2

BS, UIUC 2020

Shreyaans Jain

Email: sj27

Owen Stephenson

Email: owends2

Lab history

Group picture early 2021
(Virtual retreat to a supervillain lair in the high mountains)